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Coverage: Mattel CEO ousted

The holiday season wasn’t kind to Mattel, and its chief executive officer is paying the price. CEO Bryan Stockton resigned as the toymaker’s profit continued to drop. The Washington Post story by Sarah Halzack...

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Coverage: ECB announces stimulus

The European Central Bank is looking to help the European economy grow more quickly by purchasing assets well into 2016. The Wall Street Journal had this story by Brian Blackstone and Paul Hannon: The...

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Coverage: eBay to cut jobs

EBay earnings offered a lot of news for investors on Wednesday. The company beat expectations, said it was going to cut jobs, and announced Carl Icahn would join the board. Kaja Whitehouse had these...

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Coverage: IBM earnings disappoint

IBM CEO Virginia Rometty has some explaining to do. The technology giant is struggling to make enough money to satisfy investors, and her plans for a turnaround are lagging expectations. IBM had another disappointing...

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Coverage: Uber CEO looks to Europe

After coming under fire for its U.S. business practices, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said the company was looking to expand in Europe. He also vowed the company would be good for European cities. The...

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Coverage: Retail sales drop in December

Stocks took a dive on Wednesday in part after December’s retail sales numbers dropped, something watchers were not expecting. But how consumers’ are doing continues to remain slightly puzzling. The New York Times had...